When it comes to creations in silver Christofle
is a symbol that is associated with the very best
designs. The brand name was founded during the mid 19th century and has been continually innovative providing each era with a new art of living. Over time this superb company has helped to revolutionize style and techniques for the production and the distribution of decorative arts and silver plate.
s name has been associated with some of the major creative trends and renowned artists including Jean Cocteau and Man Ray. The awards
winning brand name continue to make an impression with their pieces whether they are found on the tables of royalty, the Orient Express or one of the many luxury
For more than one hundred and seventy years the brand name has continually reinvented itself thanks to the superb new collections that speak volumes for the prestigious legacy of the brand name, a name that has become known around the world. This luxury
brand name is continually improving its products and services, paying specific attention to the originality and excellent quality of each piece. Each step of the creation from the design of the piece to the manufacturing process and distribution is undertaken with the greatest care to even the smallest of details. The brand name runs the business on a human scale which allows them to adapt while at the same time keeping their history closely in mind. They always look for the simplest yet most effective solutions and are always striving to reach the goals of the company by providing the very best
in design and quality. Part of the reason behind their success has been the cultivation of partnerships of importance.
From the very beginnings in 1830 Christofle
has been way ahead when it comes to innovation and techniques. The turning, engraving and chasing of all products is the result of the Haute Orfevrerie of each piece. Of course all of the products of this luxury
company come with a hallmark; however another mark on pieces is the Millennium hallmark, a signature which dates each finished piece. Each and every single piece to leave the workshops is given a number; this is engraved directly onto the piece in the order of when it was produced. This number is in turn noted in a book that is kept in the workshop allowing the company to authenticate each piece made.
The House of Christofle
possesses an exceptional heritage of the very best
with a rich history that spans back over two centuries. Commissions have included stunning pieces for King Louis-Philippe along with Napoleon III. Some of their most respected of pieces are seen in the museums in France and Europe.